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County to settle sex harassment suit involving highway workers
Tuesday April 08th 2014, 7:57 pm Filed under Sexual harassment lawsuit

The Cook County Board is expected to settle a sexual harassment lawsuit Wednesday, paying out $400,000 to two women who say they endured years of humiliation and anguish working for the county Highway Department. In the 2012 lawsuit, the women described an overarching culture of sexual harassment in the department’s Chicago office, dating back to at least 2003 — a culture current board President ... [News Source]